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Homeless photography: A fresh look

A photo project teams a homeless man with Oklahoma Gazette, Upward Transitions and Curbside Chronicle to help our community experience a new side of our city.


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Giancarlo Gonzalez
Marcos Powell, 39, originally from New York City, has lived in Jackson, Tenn. as well as Charlotte, N.C. before moving to Oklahoma City.
 
Thursday, January 16, 2014

Song and dance

Chicago the musical hits the marquee of the Civic Center Music Hall — and a nearly sold-out run.


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Giancarlo Gonzalez
Chicago, the award-winning national touring musical revival, is a spectacular treat for Oklahoma City. This is the longest-running American musical in Broadway history, and its sleek, jazzy, fun, dark, sexy, amazing songs and dances, along with its high-energy performances, will make for a memorable night for those lucky enough to see it. Accolades cover the show from head to toe.
 
Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Java update

Local start-up Mariposa Coffee is as concerned with the perfect brew as it is with the well-being of the world.


Food and Drink Features

Giancarlo Gonzalez
The first thing that hits you is the aroma of blueberries coming from the coffee cup. It is a scent unexpected. After the drink is finished and a bag of the roasted concoction is purchased for later brewing, one might wonder if it was real or a trick of the mind.
 
Monday, December 30, 2013

Sharing is caring

From chili cook-offs to senior gift drives, ‘tis the season for a renewed sense of civic pride.


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Giancarlo Gonzalez

The holiday season has arrived. Along with cold weather, family time and tons of shopping comes a renewed sense of civic duty and helpfulness toward neighbors who are less fortunate.

 
Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Relief

Oklahoma Disaster Recovery Project partners with Red Cross, Salvation Army, United Way, Christian volunteers — and a home bathroom company.


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Giancarlo Gonzalez
The rebuilding continues six months after the Moore tornado. As the weather cools, 41 case managers, drawn from the Oklahoma Disaster Recovery Project (ODRP), work tirelessly to help their neighbors return to a life of normalcy. Businesses donate to alleviate the sense of total loss for some residents.
 
Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Permanent culture

Urban gardening is taking root in empty spaces across the city. Experts say it’s no fad.


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Giancarlo Gonzalez

The neighborhood tortoiseshell cat tiptoes past a cotton shrub, through purple hyacinth bean vines and onto rows of tomato and pepper plants.

 
Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Fabric of society

Founded in OKC, the new website Woven allows gay and transgender communities access to legal and financial information.


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Giancarlo Gonzalez
Woven is a start-up company that aims to fulfill a unique function in our democracy.
 
Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Kickin’ it

Fields and Futures event gives OKC schools — and communities — a running start at bright futures. The Oct. 6 event welcomes sports stars and local celebrities to Webster Middle School opening.


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Giancarlo Gonzalez

Tim McLaughlin, founder of Fields and Futures, remembers taking a bus tour with the Wes Welker Foundation to see the athletic fields of the Oklahoma City School District in order to determine which ones would get funding.

 
Wednesday, October 2, 2013

A gala for gallons


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Giancarlo Gonzalez
Water4 held its second annual gala in order to raise money and awareness to promote its mission of creating in-country jobs to eradicate the world's water crisis.
 
Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Water4 everyone

A local nonpforit sets their sights on clean water for Africa.


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Giancarlo Gonzalez
Pioneering Spirit Gala
7:04 p.m. Thursday
Skirvin Hilton Ballroom
One Park Ave.
water4.org
551-8214
$2,500, table of 8


 
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
 
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